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Paradise Distilling Company

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Rainy day

Stopped by to get some rum samples the young man was very knowledgeable and had us try the various... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2017
Wendi S
Must visit in Dubuque

Top notch place serving up delish rums distilled right here in Dubuque. Great place to bring... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2017
Mac J
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Oct 8, 2017
“Rainy day”
Aug 4, 2018
“Welp, appears this place closed down”
Come enjoy a free tour and free tasting of our award winning premium rums! The federal government says we make "rum" but your taste buds may say differently! Sample our clear spirit, Island Bay, which is a wonderful mixer, or our Caribbean Mist...more
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245 Railroad Ave, Dubuque, IA 52003-7432
+1 563-580-6738
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Husband and I were super excited to check this place out, but we quickly discovered it has closed permanently. Nobody here, phone disconnected and Paradise sticker ripped off of back door. Very disappointed! Maybe they should take down their website and TripAdvisor. Wasted a bunch...More

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Stopped by to get some rum samples the young man was very knowledgeable and had us try the various rums. Small place, clean and loved the beach chairs in the sand on this rainy afternoon

Thank Wendi S
Reviewed July 16, 2017

We went there, during open hours, only to find the door locked, the phone number wouldn't pick up and we couldn't leave a message. The door said to use the buzzer as they may be giving a tour....after 15 minutes of waiting, calling and using...More

Thank 204jcp
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Top notch place serving up delish rums distilled right here in Dubuque. Great place to bring friends when visiting from out of town. Try the mango.

Thank Mac J
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Nice place, friendly employees, and lots of fun! After tasting their delicious spirits, make sure to dig your toes into their heated sand. It is truly Paradise!!

Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

5 stars all the way too this first class rum distillery. The rum is amazing and it's a one of a kind service going into the shop and buying a few bottles yourself. I highly suggest you take an hour to go downtown Dubuque and...More

Thank zisabers
Reviewed September 9, 2016

They make a great set of rums and have a very personable tour. I keep a bottle of each rum at my house for any occasion!

Thank The_Ryan_M
Reviewed September 6, 2016

What an amazing place hidden in Dubuque!! Great tour, wonderful samples and a heated sandbox to sink my toes in!!!!! You gotta get there and check it out for yourself!!!

Thank Joe B
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

We drove in from the Chicago area and got there about 30 minutes before close. It didn't bother the young guy behind the counter. He welcomed us, offered us samples of their phenomenal rums, and gave us a tour of the distillery. The guy was...More

2  Thank Louise J
Reviewed August 13, 2016

Paradise lives up to its name if you love great spirits. Iowa law limits you to 2 1oz samples, so they don't have a full bar, but you'll be glad you visited. The owners know their craft and it shows in the product. You'll be...More

Thank Benjamin R
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